Reliable Custom Window Dragging in LC7?

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Sun Aug 9 19:21:50 CEST 2015

Mark Wieder wrote:
> On 08/08/2015 11:45 PM, Scott Rossi wrote:
>> But create a new untitled stack in the IDE.  Click between between the new
>> stack and the windowShaped stack and drag them around.  Over here, when
>> clicking on the windowShaped stack after the standard stack, there is a
>> delay while the window becomes active, and then dragging is thrown way
>> off, depending on how fast you drag.
> Whew! I'm glad it's not just me.
> Also, creating a drag stack invisibly, setting its parameters, then
> making it visible to start dragging makes it visible at the center of
> the screen, then changes its location, so that you have an initial
> visible jump. Probably the delay thing you're talking about.
> One of the many reasons I stick with 6.x.

Version 6.x will be EOL'd sooner or later, and it'd be good to see this 
fixed for the future.

What's the bug report number?

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
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